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The Centre for Digital Entrepreneurship and Economic Performance (DEEP Centre) is an economic policy think-tank based in Waterloo, Ontario. Founded in 2012 as a non-partisan research institute, the DEEP Centre’s work shapes how jurisdictions build fertile environments for launching, nurturing and scaling companies that will thrive in an increasingly connected world.

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February 11, 2015

Does Canada need to adopt patent box IP treatment?

Earlier this year the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME) asked the Federal government, via its submission for the 2015 Federal Budget, to adopt patent box treatment for the income derived from intellectual property, notably patents. This request is similar to … Read More.

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